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Alzheimer’s Related Disorders & Autophagy, October 24 2019 - Workshop Program

8:30 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - 9:10

Opening Remarks by Ralph Nixon & Christian Behl – Workshop Aims & Questions

 

Session 1 - Chairs: Radek Dobrowolski & Marijn Kuijpers

9:10 - 9:35

Talk 1 – Erika Holzbaur: “Effects of Aging on Neuronal Autophagy ”

9:35 - 10:00

Talk 2 – Volker Haucke: “Roles of Autophagy in Neuronal Health and Synaptic Transmission”

10:00 - 10:25

Talk 3 – Michael Sendtner: “Plekhg5-regulated Autophagy of Synaptic Vesicles in Motoneurons”

10:25 - 10:40

Adhoc-Statements & Session discussion I, led by Radek Dobrowolski

10:40 - 11:05

Coffee Break & Open Discussion

 

Session 2 - Chairs: Anthony Tsarbopoulos & Fazilet Bekbulat

11:05 - 11:30

Talk 4 – Fred Maxfield: “Regulation of Lysosomal Digestion of Amyloid by Microglia”

11:30 - 11:55

Talk 5 – Ralph Nixon: “Regulation of Lysosome Biogenesis and Function in Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders”

11:55 - 12:10

Adhoc-Statements & Session discussion II, led by Anthony Tsarbopoulos

12:15 - 1:30 pm

LUNCH

 

Session 3 - Chairs: Thorsten Hoppe & Max Christ

1:30 - 1:55 pm

Talk 6 – Ana Maria Cuervo: “Chaperone-Mediated Autophagy in the Fight Against Neurodegeneration”

1:55 - 2:20 pm

Talk 7 – Ai Yamamoto: “Increasing Macroautophagy Selectively to Combat protein Accumulation in the CNS”

2:20 - 2:45 pm

Talk 8 – Christian Behl: “Autophagy Pathways in Stress Response and Neurodegenerative Disease”

2:45 - 3:00 pm

Adhoc-Statements & Session discussion III, led by Thorsten Hoppe

3:00 - 3:25 pm

Coffee Break II & Open discussion

 

Session 4 - Chairs: Jochen Weißhaupt & Christiane Ott

3:25 - 3:50 pm

Talk 9 – Ivan Dikic: “Ubiquitin and Autophagy Networks in Neurodegeneration”

3:50 - 4:15 pm

Talk 10 – Konstanze Winklhofer: “A Role of Linear Ubiquitination in Protein Quality Control: Implications for Neurodegenerative Diseases”

4:15 - 4:30 pm

Adhoc-Statements & Session discussion III, led by Jochen Weißhaupt

4:30 - 4:35 pm

Minibreak

 

Session 5 - Chairs: Ralph Nixon & Christian Behl

4:35 - 5:35 pm

Clinical Implications - Active discussion panel / Q&A, led by Jürgen Winkler

5:35 - 5:45 pm

Workshop Wrap Up & Closing Remarks

6:00 - 8:30 pm

Public Outreach. Panelists: Ralph Nixon, Christian Behl, TBA; moderated by Fazilet Bekbulat

from 8:30/9:00 pm

Workshop/Networking Dinner

 Program in PDF format for download (Pdf , 372,1 KB)  (372 KB)